Elegant Relaxation Experience

Royal Princess Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 11

Overall rating:

4.6 out of 5
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Royal Princess

5 Night Eastern Caribbean Getaway (Ft. Lauderdale Roundtrip)

Sail date: November 25, 2017

Ship: Royal Princess

Cabin type: Inside

Cabin number: B114

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Review summary

I would definitely choose this cruise again, but with a Balcony. Beautiful Ship, Delicious food, Very Relaxing, totally worth it. Book excursions, they seem expensive when booking, but it will be worth it.

Embarkation

5 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

Club 6

3 out of 5

The "DJ" was a playlist... not much DJ actually happening. She should have played more contemporary music after like 12:30am. There were very few young Adults on the cruise... we wanted to have fun, but the club catered to 50 and 60 year olds ALL THE TIME!!! we would arrive at the same time every night and the same song was playing... Every night. We were in the Dominican Republic for heavens sakes... play some Bachata, Merengue, Salsa. Play some Pop music from the past 5 years that is not just PitBull. Some hiphop, some R&B. I was disappointed with the club experience.

Concerto Dining Room

4 out of 5

Food was delicious. Service was quick and friendly. Anytime dining was fun and personal

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
There should be a few more activities for young adults or any for that matter; the night shows were superb!

Entertainment

5 out of 5

Children's Programs

5 out of 5

Service and Staff

4 out of 5
Julio was polite and efficient... I have never been on Princess, but I have been a long time Cruiser. Does Princess not do Towel animals? We like to take afternoon naps and wake up at 9am or 10am and he seemed a little frustrated with our schedule choice.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5

Ship tip

Get a Balcony!!! The price for the Interior is why we chose this cruise... but the lack of sun light made us more tired.

Ports of call

Ft. Lauderdale (Port Everglades), Florida

4 out of 5

Amber Cove (Puerto Plata), Dominican Republic

5 out of 5
Very nice, very clean, made for tourist.

Princess Cays (Cruise Line Private Island)

4 out of 5
Beautiful! we needed to have booked an excursion we were a little bored.

Disembarkation

4 out of 5
I wish there was time for breakfast. We left hungry.
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